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Check here regularly to see
what is on
AUSTRALIA
MELBOURNE MUSEUM
Select
'Show'
Exhibitions
'For'
Next 30 days
'At'
Melbourne
'Keyword'
Design

for example:
as well as
TOP DESIGNS 2007
Commencing 20 March

How to Make a Monster
The Art and Technology of
Animatronics

How to Make a Monster takes
the audience on a journey of
monster creation from the
original concept,
storyboarding process and
how the maquettes are
made, through to how the full
size pieces are sculpted,
moulded and finished.
more


NEW ZEALAND
nzlive.com
NEW ZEALAND CULTURE
ONLINE
Select
'What'
design
'Where'
New Zealand
'When'
this month
or
next month

for example:
Landmarks Gallery
International Design
A vast collection of
International Design at the
Auckland Museum

The gallery is set to rival the
very best international design
galleries from the world’s
biggest cities
more


VCE VISUAL
COMMUNICATION AND
DESIGN
NOTE:  The accreditation
period has been extended
until 31 December
2009

Info about
STUDY DESIGN & ASSESSMENT
HANDBOOK

For 2006 Handbook
click here
(Word Document)

Information on all matters
related to the administration
of VCE assessment is
published annually in the VCE
and VCAL Administrative
Handbook and monthly in the
VCAA Bulletin. Teachers must
refer to these publications for
information on administrative
procedures for School-
assessed Coursework, the
School-assessed Task and
the examination in Visual
Communication and Design.
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VELS
From DECEMBERS's NEW PAGES - no
further updates yet  
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Feedback very welcome
PROGRESSION POINTS should be
available Term 1, 2007

2006 VCE EXAM
VISUAL COMMUNICATION AND
DESIGN
If you are a member of VCV - the
subject association,
Visual
Communication Victoria  
website - you
should have already received their
magazine,
VISION, as a PDF
Document on a CD. This document
contains answers to the questions on
the 2006 exam paper.

The Chief Assessors Report is usually
published on the VCAA website and,
last year, it contained sample answers
to the VCE exam - so it may continue
the tradition this year. It appeared
during Term 2.

INSTRUMENTAL
DRAWING
To study instrumental drawing is to
learn a universal graphic language
CLICK HERE

ACTIVITIES
INTERNET CAFE
There is a lot of designing to be done
for
The Internet Cafe
CLICK HERE

AGIdeas Futures
2007 : Careers in
Design
Date: Monday 2 April 2007
Time: 6.15 pm to 8.30 pm
Venue: Hamer Hall, The Victorian Arts
Centre, 100 St Kilda Road Melbourne
AGIdeas Futures is a forum for
secondary school students interested in
an international career in design.
For more information
CLICK HERE

LOOK OUT FOR
2007 Melbourne Design
Festival
05 - 15 July 2007

     
Previously . . . . .    
in JANUARY'S NEW PAGES
which you may not have caught up with
yet
 

lab.3000   
Secondary School Workshops
Term One 2007
lab.3000 offers many workshops
including the following which are
specifically for Visual Communication
and Design teachers and/or students
CLICK HERE  

TOP DESIGNS 2007
MELBOURNE MUSEUM
Outstanding student works in VCE
Media, Design & Technology, Food &
Technology, Systems &
Technology/Systems Engineering, and
Visual Communication & Design
Price: Free exhibition entry for students
and booked teachers; $11 booking fee
per group.
Date: 20 March 2007 - 11 June
2007
Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday,
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Session Times: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Bookings: Required
Phone: 1300 130 152
CLICK HERE
IMPORTANT
INTRODUCTORY TALKS and STUDENT
FORUMS
are available
BOOK AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
Bookings essential as places are
limited (see above phone number)
For more information
CLICK HERE


NEW ZEALAND
TECHNOLOGY COMMUNITY
NEWS
"We update this page regularly with
information and materials relevant to
the teaching and learning of
technology"
CLICK HERE
includes links to
The New Zealand Curriculum: Draft
2006 - 2007
CLICK HERE
+
Secondary Design and Technology
Material prepared for D&T teachers in
the United Kingdom
CLICK HERE  
One of the units is
World of Professional Designers
This contains information of interest to
all Design teachers
CLICK HERE


STUDENT WORK
PLEASE EMAIL ONE PIECE OF
WORK FROM ONE OF YOUR
STUDENTS at any level



INDEX A-C
INDEX D-L
INDEX M-P
INDEX Q-Z including VCE

HOME PAGE  
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LOGIN TIME EXPIRES AFTER 180 MINUTES OF INACTIVITY
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MELBOURNE MUSEUM
has images of some
of the
best work
(with captions) from
TOP
DESIGNS
2005
Exhibition
and previous years

EXCELLENT
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MUST SEE
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PREVIOUS
'NEW PAGES'
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Viewing strongly
recommended
VCE UNIT 3
Design Process
PDF
An outline of the
design process for
Unit 3, Outcome 1
click here

Using Performance
Descriptors
PDF
Advice on
assessing Unit 3,
Outcome 1
click here
     2005
VCE EXAM
The Chief Assessors
Report
has been
published on the
VCAA website and it
contains sample
answers
NOTE: It is a PDF
Document
CLICK HERE
The following link
takes you to
answers that were
added to this
website in
December 2005
Answers
CLICK HERE
FEBRUARY 2007
WHAT'S ON
VCE UNIT 3
Design Process
PDF
An outline of the
design process for
Unit 3, Outcome 1
click here

Using Performance
Descriptors
PDF
Advice on
assessing Unit 3,
Outcome 1
click here
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VERY IMPORTANT
VCE Visual Communication and Design teachers:
The VCAA notice below refers to the school-assessed task (SAT) which is UNIT 4, Outcomes 1, 2
and 3.  
Please put the date below in your diary now. This is THE FIRST DAY OF TERM 4.
Carefully plan when students need to complete their work to give you time to assess it.
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